Choosing kindness is easy when it’s reciprocated, but the real test of one’s character lies in their ability to be kind to those who are unkind.
It is definitely not always easy, but (almost) always worth trying. Read on why…
Being kind isn’t always easy, particularly when others are unkind to you. However, responding with kindness has the power to transform both your day and the person who may have been unkind. So keep being true to yourself and keep choosing kindness, because it has the potential to change lives.
By choosing to focus on positivity – towards yourself, your outlook on life, your hard work, and all that you have – you can cultivate a sense of contentment and happiness that radiates to those around you. Remember, someone else’s success doesn’t diminish your own accomplishments or potential. By embracing this mindset, you can become a beacon of kindness and positivity in a world that sorely needs it.
If you want to practice your ability to remain kind to people who are unkind to you, watch the video on this topic by Najwa Zebian, an inspiring Lebanese-Canadian activist, author, speaker, and educator.
This article was first published on BrightVibes on 5 september 2018.
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